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Unformatted text preview: II. The Agrarian Revolt . a. Origins of Discontent b. Earlier Efforts at Organizing for Change i. The Grange ii. Farmers’ Alliances c. Populist Party i. Platforms 1. Subtreasuries 2. Currency inflation 1 3. Tariff reduction 4. Railroad Regulation 5. Popular election of Senators ii. End of Populist Party III. The Crisis of the 1890s a. Panic of 1893 b. The “Money Question” c. The Gold standard d. Silver IV. Election of 1896 Republican William McKinley Democrat William Jennings Bryan V. Economic Recovery a. Boom/Bust Cycle of the Capitalist Economy b. Increase in the Gold Supply 2...
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2011 for the course HIST 112 taught by Professor Littlefield during the Spring '08 term at South Carolina.
- Spring '08